Category: writing

“And I urge you to please notice when you are happy, and exclaim or murmur or think at some point, ‘If this isn’t nice, I don’t know what is.’”

Kurt Vonnegut, A Man Without a Country


“I had my chance, and sometimes in life, there are no second chances. You look at what you have, not what you miss, and you move forward.”

Jamie Ford, Hotel on the Corner of Bitter and Sweet

“Break a body, grow a better body. The worse you’re hurt, the stronger you get.”

Hannah Moskowitz, Break



“Taking a new step, uttering a new word, is what people fear most.”

Fyodor Dostoyevsky, Crime and Punishment


“That was all part of giving someone a piece of your heart; they ended up taking a whole chunk of your mind and reserving it all for themselves.”

Cecelia Ahern, If You Could See Me Now

“You’re optimistic one moment, only to be racked the next by the certainty that it will all fall to pieces. And in the end it does.”

Haruki Murakami, Sputnik Sweetheart